CARES Act: Emergency Financial Aid Disclosures
- Albany Law School signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution intends to use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
- Albany Law school has received $58,887 from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
- The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of
June 3, 2020, is $52,669 .
- The estimated total number of students at Albany Law School eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 460.
- The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of
June 3, 2020, is 37.
- The method used by Albany law school to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is through an online application located at:
https://albanylaw.edu/emergencyfundapp. Applications are reviewed weekly by a committee.
- The above link has been e-mailed weekly to students by the Student affairs Office in their regular weekly update communication. Students are asked to provide documentation, as best they can. Direction is given that the funds do not cover lost income, so they must request and document expenses instead.